On March 12, 2019, I was patrolling area East 1 for the Somerville Police Department. At approximately 05:08, I was dispatched to 399 Revolution Drive for a fire inside of the garage. Sierra 9, Sgt. Slattery responded as well. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Aniel WILSON (Defacement Malicious Wanton Prop, False ID Furnish to LE)
On Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 5:43 P.M., while traveling West on Broadway (a public way in the city of Somerville), I queried the license plate of the vehicle directly in front of my cruiser a blue Subaru bearing Massachusetts registration xxxx. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Gustavo CHAMUL (Op MV with License Suspended)
On March 12, 2019, I, Officer Tim Van Nostrand, was on duty and assigned to uniform patrol as the Assembly Row unit.
At approximately 8:24pm, I was notified by loss prevention at TJMaxx that Hicham Marchoud, a male well known for shoplifting in the Boston area, had just entered the store. Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: Hicham MARCHOUD (Shoplifting, Removal Theft Det. Device) at Assembly Row
On 3/15/2019, while assigned to marked unit East-1, I responded to 233 Highland Ave for reports of a dispute. Officer Nevin also responded. Upon our arrival we were met by the RP and Employee, XXXX. XXXX stated that a customer had come in, Continue reading Real Life Somerville Police Stories: John POTTER (Defraud Restaurant)
CAMBRIDGE, MA (Monday, March 18, 2019)—Mayor Marc C. McGovern and Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone announced this morning the establishment of the United Legal Defense Fund for Immigrants, a partnership between the Mayors’ Offices and the Cambridge Community Foundation. Continue reading Mayors of Cambridge and Somerville Partner to Establish United Legal Defense Fund for Immigrants
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GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS MONDAY, March 18, the 77th day of 2019 with 288 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 6:51 and sunset is @ 6:52. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Uranus and Venus. The evening stars are Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn & Uranus.
ON THIS DAY IN: 0037 – The Roman Senate annuls Tiberius’ will and proclaims Caligula emperor. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
Dear Billy T and Somerville Speakup Line,
Haven’t seen it in any media anywhere or know the reasoning why it was granted, but Keith Winfield, former Somerville cop who was convicted and sentenced to life in prison for the child rape of his toddler niece has been granted a new trial and was released on bail pending the start of his new trial. Continue reading Somerville Speakup Line: Former Somerville Cop Released on Bail Pending New Trial
Mayor Curtatone, all members of The Somerville City Council, all members of The School Committee, Chief Fallon, and Superintendent Skipper Continue reading SOMERVILLE OFFICIALS MAKE JOINT STATEMENT ON MOSQUE ATTACKS
our condolences go out to the family and friends of John F. Zullo on his passing. Continue reading Somerville Remembering John F. Zullo
Our condolences go out to the family and friends of Henry Rudolph Boyd who passed away this past week.
Henry Rudolph Boyd had many friends here in Somerville where he will be sadly missed.
Obituary: Continue reading Somerville Remembering Henry Rudolph Boyd OCTOBER 19, 1928 ~ MARCH 14, 2019 (AGE 90)
Dear Billy T and Somerville Speakup Line,
I do NOT want my name or my kids names published whatsoever. The hate is too real. Shit’s about to go down at SHS tomorrow because these kids were having fun with there prom-posal and made the mistake of posting it on Instagram. Continue reading Somerville Speakup Line:Troubles Brewing In Somerville High School
A public hearing for the Somerville Fiscal Year 2020 Community Preservation Plan will be held on Wednesday, March 27, at 7 p.m. to introduce the plan and get feedback. Continue reading Somerville March 27: Public Hearing on the FY20 Community Preservation Plan
Make sure you review signs on the streets where you park to find out when street sweeping days are. You can also visit the City’s website to look up your schedule (but please note, schedules may not be complete, so always follow the signs on the street) and set up calendar reminders for yourself.
Somerville’s youngest residents will no longer only be stretching their imaginations at the Somerville Public Library when Kid’s Yoga comes to the Central Branch on Saturday, March 23, from 2 to 3 p.m. Continue reading It’s Not Just Child’s Pose: Kids Yoga at the Somerville Library
As modes of transportation evolve, we want to make sure we’re planning for residents’ needs. Continue reading Help Make Somerville Go: Take the Shared Mobility Survey
The City Council may take two significant votes on or after Thursday, March 21. Votes may be taken on the Proposed Condominium Conversion Ordinance as well as the Proposed Short-Term Rental Ordinance at the 6 p.m. meeting of the Land Use Committee of the Whole at City Hall. Continue reading Somerville Council May Vote on New Condo Conversion & Short-Term Rental Ordinances on Thursday, March 21
The Broadway bridge is scheduled to close for a year starting on Friday, March 22. This work is necessary to build the Green Line Extension, however we realize it’s going to be difficult. Continue reading Somerville-One Week to the Broadway Bridge Closure
In Somerville, we pride ourselves on being a city that is home to people from all around the world and of every religion. So, when an atrocity like the mosque attacks in New Zealand takes place, we feel it here. Continue reading Joint Statement on Mosque Attacks from Mayor Curtatone, The Somerville City Council, The Somerville School Committee, Chief Fallon, Superintendent Skipper